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16 Idyllic Hot Springs for You to Relax In

Can you think of a better way to revitalize yourself than soaking in a natural hot springs in the great outdoors? Neither can we. Here are 16 hot springs that are ideal for that much needed rest and relaxation.
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Can you think of a better way to revitalize yourself than soaking in a natural hot springs in the great outdoors? Neither can we. Here are 16 hot springs that are ideal for that much needed rest and relaxation.

1. Rocky Canyon Hot Springs | Idaho
The Rocky Canyon Hot Springs is the perfect example of the countless pristine rivers and geothermal pools in Idaho. You won't want to leave. Learn more.

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2. Ahousat Flores Island Warm Springs | Canada
Take a one hour boat ride and make the short hike to these tranquil springs. You'll find they're really like nothing else. Learn more.

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3. Travertine Hot Springs | California
Treat yourself to a soak after bagging one of the nearby peaks in the Sierra or skip the peak and go straight for the chillin. Learn more.

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4. Strawberry Park Hot Springs | Colorado
If you really want to treat yourself, Strawberry Hot Springs Park offers some luxury accommodations like a spa and massage amid a natural setting near Steamboat Springs. Learn more.

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Photo: Amy Kesic

5. Summer Lake Hot Springs | Oregon
Take a dip in the springs inside this rustic barn just a few hours drive outside of Bend. Learn more.

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6. Potosi Hot Springs | Montana
There are a ton of great hikes right near the springs so go explore then rest up in the springs afterwards. Learn more.

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7. Wild Willy's Hot Springs | California
Nearby BLM land makes this a super easy spot to camp and the hot springs are incredible. Learn more.

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8. Fifth Water Waterfalls and Hot Springs | Utah
This spot features waterfalls and has multiple pools - pick the right temperature for you and enjoy. Learn more.

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Photo: Jacob Moon

9. Conundrum Hot Springs | Colorado
Let's call this the party pool. This popular springs brings in lot of backpackers and if you're all very friendly, you can fit everyone in no problem. Learn more.

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Photo: Kyle Frost

10. Hippie Hot Springs | Wyoming
This one is a hidden gem and you'll find smaller crowds than surrounding springs nearby. Learn more.

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11. Big Sur Hot Springs | California
Take in the rugged Northern California coast from a cliffside pool of hot springs. That's about as ideal as it can get. Learn more.

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12. Sloquet Hot Springs | Canada
With multiple pools nestled in the woods and soothing water, this is a really nice, tranquil escape. Learn more.

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13. Saratoga Hot Springs | Utah
This hot springs is great year round and the perfect spot to unwind and take in the sunset. Learn more.

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14. Keyhole Hot Springs | Canada
Get here early or call in sick and head out on a weekday to avoid sharing the smaller pools. If you're lucky and get them to yourself, it's a pretty serene way to spend the day. Learn more.

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15. Boiling River | Wyoming
If you've visited the Yellowstone area, we know you've been tempted at least once to jump in the geothermal pools. Now you can...safely and legally. Learn more.

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16. Goldmyer Hot Springs | Washington
This hot springs amid the old remains of a mining town delivers steadily flowing water to a set of tiered pools along the mountainside. Learn more.

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